On Black and Blue Justice
In response to the nationwide protests that arose after the killing of George Floyd by Minneapolis police officers, Rutgers alumnus Gautam Nayer, an associate professor at Texas Southern University in Houston, co-wrote an op-ed for Diverse Issues in Higher Education on how policing in America needs to change.
Big Ten Football Season to Resume in October
The Big Ten Conference announced that its Council of Presidents and Chancellors voted to resume the 2020 football season beginning the weekend of October 23-24 while adopting significant medical protocols, including daily antigen testing, enhanced cardiac screening and a data-driven approach to decisions about practices and competitions.
Responding to the events of 9/11 in 2001, the three student-run newspapers at Rutgers—the Daily Targum in New Brunswick, the Observer in Newark, and the Gleaner in Camden—covered the horrific event and its aftermath, including the impact on the university community.